William completed his undergraduate studies at Millsaps College where he was also a four year letterman in football. While at Millsaps, he became a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated. Will received his law degree from Southern University Law Center in Baton Rouge, LA in 2010. After graduation, he became an Assistant District Attorney in New Orleans, LA where he became a felony trials assistant after only one month of trying misdemeanor cases. He continued his impressive rise by prosecuting almost forty jury trials ranging from homicides, armed robberies, and felony drug distribution cases in only three years. This yielded a quick rise to Senior Assistant in Section B of The Orleans Parish Criminal Court. Read more about Judge William Jorden here.